Beginning Backbone.js by James Sugrue

By James Sugrue

Starting Backbone.js is your step by step consultant to studying and utilizing the Backbone.js library on your internet initiatives. Backbone.js is among the preferred JavaScript libraries between net builders, used to create modular, single-page net apps. This publication takes you from downloading Backbone.js and its dependencies all of the option to utilizing extra complex libraries to constitution your program structure, and every thing in between.

With a real-world, useful technique, you'll find out how you could combine Backbone.js into the guts of your JavaScript stack, and create scalable functions. James Sugrue exhibits you ways to enforce all elements of templating, paintings successfully with RequireJS, and entirely comprehend Grunt and all its plug-ins. Armed with this information you'll be capable of architect a continuing integration process that's key to real-world applications.

With the explosion of JavaScript-based purposes on the net, the necessity for extra established techniques to code administration is extra very important than ever. Backbone.js is helping create purposes that separate types from perspectives, allowing builders to prevent spaghetti code. starting Backbone.js will lightly consultant you into this amazingly robust library, and assist you ramp as much as construction expert functions. combine Backbone.js into your paintings this day with this critical ebook.

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Var pattern = new RegExp('javascript','i'); Or var pattern = /javascript/i; Both of these would perform a search for the word javascript while ignoring case because of the i modifier. You’ll remember that the String object has a match method that accepts a regular expression as a parameter, so let’s put both together in a short code example. match(pattern); The result of match in the previous case would be an array containing one String: 'Javascript'. org/en-US/docs/Web/JavaScript/Reference/Global_Objects/RegExp.

27 Chapter 2 ■ Getting Object-Oriented There are two ways to create a new array; the second of which is more favorable, as shown here: var myArray = []; var myArray = new Array(); Items can then be added to specific indexes of the array. Arrays have a zero-based index, which means that the position 0 is the first element in the array. myArray[0] = 'first item'; Items can also be pushed onto the array, taking the next available position. push('first item'); If you already know what items you need in the array, you can use a more condensed syntax for creation.

The Message object is an example of where an object collision could easily happen. Message isn’t clearly related to e-mail, SMS, or Twitter. So, someone joining a project with poor documentation might create their own Message definition for a different purpose. chapterone. Each of the namespace parts must be defined in sequence. chapterone || {}; 36 Chapter 2 ■ Getting Object-Oriented The definition of Message changes to utilize the namespace parts. Message( This is probably the simplest approach to namespace management that exists for JavaScript, but it is the most effective and easiest to understand.

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